Lanes in both directions back open on Turner Turnpike, one dead after multiple car wreck

LINCOLN COUNTY – After closing both eastbound and westbound lanes on the Turner Turnpike because of a deadly accident, both inside lanes in each direction are now open.

The wreck happened approximately five miles west of Wellston near mile marker 152 in Lincoln County.

This is a multiple vehicle accident. Traffic is currently at a standstill.

Traffic was at a standstill but now is slowly moving.

An air ambulance has been called to the scene.

One person had died.